Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension
Reference: JN -032021-2369942_1620288792
Contact Name: Camilla Strachan
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 06, 2021 09:13

Job Description

  • Hands on Financial Controller role reporting to the CFO managing two juniors and overseeing day to day accounts function
  • Help improve the systems, processes and controls that will support the ambitious growth plans of the business

Client Details

  • Rapidly growing data and analytics business that provides insight into short- and long-term trends in the FMCG industry
  • Recently been bought by a mid market PE firm expected to grow business 3-4 times its current size


    • Working with the management accountant to ensure monthly group consolidated accounts are produced in a timely manner
    • Working with the finance assistant to produce and manage 13-week cashflow.
    • Producing monthly KPIs, commentary and other ad hoc board requests.
    • Updating the excel operating model with monthly actuals, assisting with scenario planning and long term cashflow management (advanced excel skills required)
    • Overall responsibility for the audit and preparation of statutory accounts and tax filings.
    • Ensuring accurate and timely local filings in US, Singapore and Australia
    • Supporting the CFO in the budget and forecasting process


  • Qualified
  • Ideally PE or subscription experience
  • Proven people management experience
  • Ability to support CFO on budgeting, forecasting, cash-flow modelling and M&A activity
  • Comfortable with scrutiny from PE house regarding management reporting

Job Offer

  • £80-90k basic
  • 20% bonus
  • Statutory pension
  • Home working 2 days a week
  • 25 days holiday